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Galway: The Connacht Tribune Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd., 1958. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 336; Good+; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; some staining to rear board; mild rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior has lightly toned edges; light pencil; some offset staining to few pages due to paperclip;.
London: Robert Hale. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Green spine with white lettering; Jacket has several moderate tears to the edges and corners, some chipping to the spine edges; Boards are straight with moderate edge wear; Binding is tight; Some age toning to outer edge of text block, interior is clean, some staining to paste down and end papers; Rear folding map is intact; 224 pages.
London: Chapman & Hall, 1904. Octavo; pp 358; Fair/no-DJ; dark orange spine with dark brown text; cloth shows noticeable wear to exterior; light bumping to corners; darkening to spine; illustration and text to front; sturdy boards; text block has slight darkening to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; slight offset to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some slight foxing to few pages; light pencil; illustrated throughout; uncut pages; cracking to pp 48-49, 65, 80-81,128-129, 144-145.
Urbana: The University of Illinois Press, 1940. First. Large octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; grey spine with gold text; boards strong, have moderate signs of aging with faded, scratched covers and faded corners; textblock slightly yellowed with age, front paste-down inscribed by author to previous owner, front free-end paper has mark where sticker has been torn off, otherwise textblock is clean; 269pp.
Oxford, New York and Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1993. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with red, blue & white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior with, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear & light age toning due to age and handling with slight writing throughout text pages; pp 283.
Boston: The New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1989. Thick Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text; This volume only; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and small tear on front near spine edge toward tail edge, some scratches on fore edges, small tears at head spine edge and sticker on front flap; Cloth is slightly sunned with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding; pp 684.
London: John Murray, 1894. Fifty-fifth Annual edition. Octavo; good+/none; brown leather spine with gilt titles and raised bands; half-bound with burgundy marbled boards; front, stamped gilt heraldic crest; ex library, bookplate; extensive chipping, wear and bumping; text block, clean; endpapers, light age-toning; 893 pp.; all edges, red sprinkles; binding shaken; all edges and corners, chipping, wear, and abrasions; else good.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1874. 10mo; pp 328; G-; brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; burgundy cloth shows modest soiling to exterior; sunned spine; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; chip to fore edges of few pages toward front, as is; interior lightly toned;.
London and New York: John Lane, 1908. 12mo; pp 316; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows some rubbing wear to exterior; light rubbing to corners; blind-stamped decorations to front and spine lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has slight darkening to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; slight offset to ffep; interior lightly toned; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; some slight foxing to few pages; illustrated.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1952. Octavo; pp 248; G/G-; sunned brick spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderately sunned exterior; small chip to rear; rubbed corners; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated.
Boy's Own Paper Office: London, 1913. Large Octavo; pp 824; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; bound book of individual editions for one year; original publisher's cloth has slight soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; beveled edges; gilt lettering to front; brown, white and red embossed illustrations to spine and front; slight sunning to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; some cracking to gutters; frontispiece; profuse with drawings, paintings and some photographs; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Boy's Own Paper Office, 1922. Large Octavo; pp 784; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; bound book of individual editions for one year; original publisher's cloth has slight soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; beveled edges; red lettering to front; brown, white and black embossed illustrations to exterior; slight white spots to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profuse with drawings, paintings and some photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Hampshire: Authors and Trustees of The John Bodley Trust, None listed. First. Octavo; Fair/Paperback with no diust jacket. Dark green spine with silver lettering. Cover has moderate shelf wear including chipping on all edges, scratch/abrasion on back cover; Moderate spine crease; Text block and edges show minor moisture damage with page rippling but no staining, Books carries insciption from one of the authors to the former owner; Former owner has included typed page explanation of relationship to author. pp. 214. This is a collection of individual accounts of the Rifle Brigade's operation on the Borneo/Indonesia border during the "War of Confrontation". These stories focus on the last six months of the conflict before Borneo became part of a newly independent Malaysia. Rare.
London: Faber and Faber, 1959. First edition. Octavo; 89 pp, 96 plates; VG-/G; beige/dark red spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior, rubbing to edges, minor chipping to head and tail edges, light ink to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to spine, minor rubbing to edges, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: University College London, 1991. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in grey cloth, black spine with gilt lettering; boards strong, very slight bowing, minor shelfwear, general edgewear, light soiling on front and rear, bumping on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on head edges and front tail edge, sticker on rear, penciling and marker on front pastedown; text block clean; vii, 264pp.
Tokyo: The Hokuseido Press, 1927. 1st. 140pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Japanese colophon, tipped-in. Illustrations present, an intact copy of this book. Green cloth covered boards clean, with minimal shelf wear. Text is unmarked, age toned. Some foxing at endpapers, foxing in text is very sparse. Top edge gilt. Dust jacket protected, minimal shelfwear apparent, with one or two smudges. DJ spine toned darker, with small soiled spot and a pen mark. Spine is brown with brown letters. Shelve Lit. Crit.
Gerrards Cross, UK: Van Duren/Colin Smythe Limited, 1994. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 133; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to title page; interior clean.
New York: None given, 1814. 12mo; good/none; brown leather spine and boards; blind but previously gilt title and faux bands; ex libris, signatures; some endpapers, short of full; extensive shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning with foxing; 308 pp.; engraved frontispiece; all edges and corners, chipping and wear; hinges and joints, split starts; spine, sunned; boards, scars and wear; else very good.
Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1970. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is grey with brown text; DJ has general shelf wear, price-clipped, creasing along edges, some open and closed tears, age-toning, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 344.
London, Glasgow and Dublin: Blackie & Son, Limited, 1898. First Edition. 12mo; pp 352; Good condition hardcover; blue spine with gilt text; original's publisher's cloth has moderate wear to exterior; rubbed edges; gilt and blue illustrations to front and spine; text block shows slight cracking to front gutter; frontispiece; slightly cocked spine; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
London: Methuen & Company Ltd., 1957. 12mo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white text label, red text; Age related toning and stains across dust jacket, scuffs, wear at head and tail of spine; Boards are clean and undamaged; Light age toning and stains along edge of text block, interior is unmarked and undamaged; 200pp.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1981. First American Edition. Small Octavo: VG/VG-: Black spine with red and white text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, many instances of scuffing, general shelfwear, sticker residue at tail of spine, some soiling: Boards are strong and clean with very mild general shelfwear: Textblock has some light soiling, otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: First American Edition: 230 pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press Inc., 1973. First edition. Octavo; VG-/G; Off-white spine with black & brown text; Dust jacket has slightly smudged and rubbed exterior, small peeling tear on front, slight edge wear and overall intact; Boards have slightly sunned exterior with otherwise sturdy and clean panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear with intact, clean pages; pp 203.
London, Great Britain: Macmillan London Limited, 1980. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. basic red DJ spine and jacket front with bright white bold author, taupe title and bold white publisher at tail end. enlarged full white author with bold taupe title expansive and fit at center panel. b/w pictorial rear under clear protective cover. brown clothbound HB, stamped deeply with uppercase gold lettering. panel upper corners bumped. ivory textblock generally read, but corners neat and outer edges smoothly unmarked. binding secure and volume complete in 173 pp. ISBN# 0333242173.
London: Collins, 1981. Octavo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with white and yellow print; DJ has light edgewear, mild age-toning; Boards in brown cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 320 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1962. Octavo; pp 743; VG-/G; blue spine with gilt text to black bars; this volume only; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light wear to exterior edges; text pages clean;.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981,1986. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 601+850; VG-/G; black spines with ivory text; 2 volumes; full title: History of the Second World War: British Intelligence in the Second World War; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor wear to edges; cloths show minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges; several maps tipped into text pages; some moderate highlighting throughout; map endpapers.
London: His Majesty'e Stationery Office; J.J. Keliher & Co., 1912. Quarterly. Octavo; tome; vg/none; red cloth spine with stamped gilt lettering and Royal crest; boards blind stamped elaborated borders; front board with gilt crest and titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; all edges light toning; text block, clean; 3252 pp.; listings by rank and regiments; binding shaken; split start, gutter; spine, sunned; all edges and corners, wear and chipping; else very good.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1990. First Edition. Octavo; pp 250; G+/G-; cream/copper spine with green, red and gray text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; mild rubbing wear to corners and edges; light stain inside dj; lightly sunned flaps; cloth shows very little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has very light foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean;.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1970. Octavo; pp 318; VG-/G; mustard yellow spine with white and green text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, slight wear to exterior edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light wear to edges; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Edinburgh: Printed for G. Hamilton and J. Balfour, 1757. 4to., 296pp.; VG; bound in full contemporary calf, paneled spine with mild gilt lettering and tooling; some shelfwear to boards and spine, including small chipping to label, chipping to head of spine; bumping and peeling to corners, scratches to boards; lower fore corner of front board has the leather peeling off the board, and front pastedown has peeled off in the same spot; title page has a name signed as "John Dunlop 1809'; bookplate on front pastedown, second bookplate on ffep; previous booksellers description pasted on front pastedown; interior clean; shelved case 4.
Newton Abbot, London, Vancouver: David & Charles, 1976. First edition. Octavo. VG- in good- dust jacket. Red spine with white lettering. Significant sun-fading to the top of the dust jacket panels and jacket spine. Sale sticker to bottom of front dust jacket panel. Covers, binding, and edges very good. Pages unmarked. 224pp.
London: Boussod, Valadon & Co., 1897. Quarto, 195 pages; VG; bound in half red calf, red cloth boards, paneled spine with gilt lettering and elaborate gilt tooling; top edge of text block gilt; mild rubbing to boards; marbled endpapers; color frontispiece plus 40 plates; with original wraps bound in; shelved above front case.
Whitefish, MY: Kessinger Publishing, 2009. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; vg/paperback; 1" blue bands surround glossy white spine with black text; minor shelf wear; text block, clean; 286pp. A facsimile reprint originally published cir.1869 by The University Press, Dublin, then printed from the Originals in the Public Record Office, London.